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Square Uses Vine To Create Lamest Announcement Ever

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If you follow Twitter’s co-creator and Square founder, Jack Dorsey, on Vine, you know he’s . . . well, not very good at it.

Maybe that’s why his team isn’t either?

Regardless of WHY, they abused the poor service recently to hint at “something big coming your way from Square!” But the only part that’s newsworthy about the announcement is how lame the announcement it. And how smelly face stupid their Vines about it are.

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Social Media Newsfeed: Google Music Streaming? | Pinterest Mentions

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Google Reportedly to Launch Music Streaming at I/O Conference Today (SocialTimes)
Google will launch music streaming through YouTube and Google Play, according to reports in The Verge and the Wall Street Journal. The company, which has struggled to keep up with Apple in terms of media offerings, has reportedly signed licensing deals with Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment, the reports said.

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